Pause slideshow

Top stories...

  • A quokka

    UniSA research projects to win crowd support

    UniSA is opening up new opportunities for people to invest directly in innovative research projects through the use of online crowdfunding.


    Read more
  • UniSA was ranked number one in South Australia by QS for its Architecture and Built Environment subject areas.

    UniSA top in SA for pharmacy, architecture, tourism, art and design

    The University of South Australia has improved its subject rankings across key industry-focused fields important to the South Australian economy in the 2017 QS subject rankings.


    Read more
  • Aboriginal teenager Tarni Rigney

    The next generation of Aboriginal educators

    Aboriginal teenager Tarni Rigney has become the third generation in her family to study education at UniSA after starting a Bachelor of Early Childhood Education degree last month.


    Read more
  • Newborn baby on mother's chest

    Genetics researcher gives gift of life

    A UniSA PhD student is giving parents who have experienced stillbirth and neonatal death the chance to have healthy babies thanks to her innovative research using DNA sequencing.


    Read more
  • UniSA graduate and physiotherapist David Moen has signed up for the Pain Revolution ride.

    Ride brings latest pain research to the regions

    A group of world-leading pain researchers will cycle more than 870 km between Melbourne and Adelaide next month to bring their findings to regional and rural communities.


    Read more
  • UniSA Manager Student Life Scott Jones, UniSA graduate Ayesha Fernando (who received an Ambassador Award for her role in coordinating blood donations), Blood Service mascot Billy the Blood Drop, student Hung Yue Ng and donor services SA/NT manager Lawry S

    UniSA students and staff help save more than 4000 lives

    The University of South Australia has been named the second highest community blood donation group in Australia at the Australian Red Cross Blood Service's annual Red25 awards presentation.


    Read more
  • Vale Dr Basil Hetzel AC

    Vale Dr Basil Hetzel AC

    This month the University lost one of its most ardent champions.

    Aged 94, Dr Basil Hetzel died peacefully on February 4 2017, leaving a positive and indelible mark on communities around the world.


    Read more
  • Nirbhey and Jasjit Thakur

    A ‘twinning’ start to university life

    No, you don’t have double vision – there are two of them and you might just see them around campus this year as they’re both starting a Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) degree at UniSA.


    Read more

Media centre

Latest news

UniSA One

  •  
    Click to play video
    Team UniSA took out the Winning Team Award

    Congratulations to Team UniSA-Australia, taking out the Winning Team Award in the 2017 Santos Tour Down Under. Great job guys.

    Congratulations to Team UniSA-Australia, taking out the Winning Team Award in the 2017 Santos Tour Down Under. Great job guys.

    Watch video
  •  
    Click to play video
    UniSA 2016 News Highlights

    Take a look back at a selection of news stories and achievements from the University of South Australia in 2016.

    Take a look back at a selection of news stories and achievements from the University of South Australia in 2016.

    Watch video
  •  
    Click to play video
    Graduate’s great gift launches UniSA’s Pridham Hall

    Watch the full presentation here: https://youtu.be/pr3_6VrDBq8 The Pridham Foundation, which administers the philanthropic giving by the family of UniSA graduate Andrew Pridham, has presented a $5 million gift to the University of South Australia to support its new great hall, now under construction in the Adelaide CBD’s Hindley Street. Acknowledging this as the largest single private donation in the University’s 25-year history, UniSA Vice Chancellor Professor David Lloyd says the signature building, housing multipurpose sports and graduation venues, will be now be known as Pridham Hall. The importance of the Pridham philanthropic gift is being further recognised by the State Government, which will augment the donation with an additional $1 million to create two new perpetual scholarship programs. The two scholarships are the Elite Athlete Scholarship – supporting high-achieving sportspeople to attain their university education at UniSA - and the Goodes O’Loughlin UniSA GO Scholarship - recognising outstanding academic merit by high-achieving Aboriginal students seeking to study at the University in a range of programs and expanding the work of Adam Goodes’ and Mick O’Loughlin’s GO Foundation.

    Watch the full presentation here: https://youtu.be/pr3_6VrDBq8 The Pridham Foundation, which administers the philanthropic giving by the family of UniSA graduate Andrew Pridham, has presented a $5...

    Watch video
  •  
    Click to play video
    Adam Goodes signs Indigenous Defence Consortium MoU with University of South Australia

    The University of South Australia and the Indigenous Defence Consortium (IDC) formalised a new collaboration designed to advance and support business and education opportunities in the defence industries for new generations of Aboriginal leaders. UniSA Vice Chancellor, Professor David Lloyd, and CEO of Indigenous Defence Consortium, Adam Goodes signed a memorandum of understanding that will see UniSA support skills development through its educational offerings in areas such as science and systems engineering, right through to business administration, supply chain management, business marketing and growth and entrepreneurship.

    The University of South Australia and the Indigenous Defence Consortium (IDC) formalised a new collaboration designed to advance and support business and education opportunities in the defence...

    Watch video

Find an expert

University of South Australia’s staff available to comment on their areas of teaching or research expertise. If you would like more help locating UniSA experts, or more information about the University, please contact the Media Office.

Phone: 61 8 8302 0966
Email: michele.nardelli@unisa.edu.au

Find an expert

UniSANewsRoom

Publications

enterprise magazine Issue 3 2016enterprise is a magazine that showcases UniSA innovation and research relevant to today’s society. Read the latest digital edition of enterprise online

 

 

UniSA NewsUniSA News is a monthly online publication that shares news from around the UniSA campuses, and celebrates the achievements of our staff, students and alumni.

Media Contacts

Michèle Nardelli
Manager News and Media
Ph:  (08) 8302 0966 
Mobile: 0418 823 673
Email: michele.nardelli@unisa.edu.au

Katrina McLachlan
Media Liaison Coordinator
Ph: (08) 8302 0961
Mobile: 0414 972 537
Email: katrina.mclachlan@unisa.edu.au

Will Venn
Media Liaison Officer
Ph: (08) 8302 0096
Mobile: 0401 366 054
Email: will.venn@unisa.edu.au

Useful Links

Links to our previous and other news related websites

Previous news & events home

UniSA News

News archive 2000 - 2011

Areas of study and research

+ Click to minimise